The Ancient Parish of SHERBURN
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"SHERBURN, a parish in the wapentake of Buckrose; 12 miles ENE. of Malton. The church, dedicated to St. Hilda (see Churches for photograph), is in the patronage of the Stricklands and the Rev. Wm. Legard, A. B. is the vicar, Pop. 496."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Photographs of over 630 gravestones and plaques at Sherburn church with linked surname index.
- Transcript of the entry for Sherburn in the "Collections relative to Churches and Chapels".
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the Parish of Sherburn.
- Tim Owston has written a short description and history of the village of Sherburn, complete with 2 old pictures of the church of St. Hilda.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Baines's Directory of 1823, of the East Riding.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the The Post Office Directory of the, East and North Ridings, 1857
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Bulmers Directory of 1892. of the East Riding.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the The Scarborough Gazette of 1905,
- There is further information about this parish from the National Gazetteer 1868, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Bulmer's 1892 History and Directory of the East Riding.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Sherburn to another place.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE958770 (Lat/Lon: 54.179847, -0.533666), Sherburn which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient) parish, but I have no further information on them other than the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
- (SE947767) Sherburn Cottage (now Sherburn Lodge)
- (SE956765) Springfield House (now Springfield Farm)
- The 1834 Electoral Roll for this parish